In a perfect world, by the time you read this, I’ll be out and about with some friends instead of locked inside my apartment. Without further adieu, let’s get into a long Quick Hits version of Vegas News. I’ve never seen Vanderpump Rules but I know that there are plenty of people that watch the show.
Casino operator earnings season is quite fun when business is good. It’s at least interesting when the businesses are in flux. Earnings calls and reports from casino operators can be downright sad too. This was one of those sad weeks in corporate earnings. The Third quarter earnings report for Wynn Resorts wasn’t good.
This is going to be a different look at the news from Las Vegas. We’re going to focus mainly on earnings + also a look at New Vegas….
SEMA is in Las Vegas this week. The show will take place from October 30 – November 2 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Why am I telling you this off the bat? The automotive specialty products trade show is one of the largest in Las Vegas every year.
Roll to Win Craps from Aruze Gaming was the talk of the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) this year. The new semi-automated craps game that replaces felt with a table-length LED display caused quite a stir. The concept of a semi-automated craps game isn’t entirely new.
While much of the casino industry was getting back into the swing of things at work, it seems as though there was one person hustling on the sneaky side. Tilman Fertitta, owner of Golden Nugget, Landry’s restaurants, and the Houston Rockets seems to have proposed a merger with Caesars Entertainment.